[CentOS] Skype for Centos Desktop

Fri Nov 18 01:47:32 UTC 2016
Peter <peter at pajamian.dhs.org>

On 18/11/16 11:01, Liam O'Toole wrote:
> On 2016-11-17, Rodrigo Pichiñual Norin
> <rodrigo.pichinual at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all.
>> I search info in the web about how to install skype on centos 6.5, but
>> just exists info about skype with architecture to 32 bit.
>> someone can me explicain, how to install skype for 64 bit architecture
>> , it's possible?
> You can install and run 32-bit Skype on 64-bit CentOS 6. I recommended
> the Nux repo[1] for convenience. The various 32-bit dependencies will be
> installed by yum.

The old 32 bit version in the Nux repo won't be working for much longer
as skype is changing it's protocols.  There is a new 64 bit alpha
version you can get directly from skype that works:


The instructions for yum works, and after that just:
yum install skypeforlinux